2024 High School Poster Expo

Applications for the 2024 High School Poster Expo are Now Open!

This year’s BMES 2024 Annual Meeting High School Poster Expo gives high school students interested in biomedical engineering the opportunity to present their work before leading biomedical experts. This is a great opportunity to receive feedback, network with other students, and with university professors and industry professionals. High school students who are accepted to participate are also eligible to sit in on scientific and technical sessions! 

We encourage all students to apply, especially those from the Baltimore area, from BMES High School Student Chapters, and from underrepresented backgrounds.

Posters should be focused specifically on biomedical engineering areas. 



Submit an Application

High School Poster Abstract Template and Guidelines

View the flyer with full details here.


We accept applications from high school students in their junior or senior year by the start of the 2024 Fall semester.
Students selected to compete will broaden their awareness in the field of biomedical engineering, attend cutting-edge keynote presentations, and bolster their collegiate applications with this once-in-a-lifetime experience. Participants will also have ample opportunities to connect with our conference attendees ranging from undergraduate students to postdocs, admissions directors at leading BME programs, and research and industry leaders.
The application deadline is Wednesday, July 10, 2024.
Applicants will be notified on or before Wednesday, August 21, 2024.
Groups identified as being underrepresented in science and engineering include Women, African Americans, Alaskan Natives, Hispanics, American Indians/Native Americans, and Pacific Islanders (Guam, Hawaii, and American Samoa).
2024 BMES Annual Meeting in Baltimore, MD
Wednesday, October 23, 2024 - Saturday, October 26, 2024

All those participating with accepted posters will receive a discounted rate to attend 2024 BMES Annual Meeting for $100 for themselves and $100 for their chaperone.

Participants who are under 18 years old must be accompanied by an adult or guardian. Chaperone information must be included in your application.

More details to come on the schedule.  
The BMES Annual Meeting brings together our members to share innovative research and network with thousands of professional scientists, engineers, professors, researchers, academics, and healthcare providers who are leaders in biomedical engineering and bioengineering. By attending our meeting, you can learn about the latest and greatest biomedical engineering research through science-based sessions.

For more information or questions, please contact studentaffairs@bmes.org